What if the networks threw a party and nobody came? The annual network bazaar known as upfront -- when advertisers traditionally purchase the bulk of their commercial time for the coming season -…
Jim Henson Prods. upped three key production exex Tuesday, naming Patricia Nugent to director of production, David Gumpel to director of studio operations and Peter Coogan to director of production…
Three of the four owners of the Arts & Entertainment Network -- ABC, NBC and the Hearst Corp. -- have ponied up about $ 72 million for the rights to the 12.5 % of A&E owned by Radio City Music Hall.
In all the analysis of the fall schedule, one aspect ignored thus far is that there isn't a single new series based directly on a major motion picture.
With the Chicago Bulls-Phoenix Suns NBA championship series on its side, NBC soared above the prime time ratings competition to win the June 7-13 week by almost 2 ratings points.
Television executives were again told that the sky may eventually fall on network TV by two prominent media buyers at a Hollywood Radio & Television Society forum Tuesday.
Sen. Paul Simon (D-Ill.) will be the luncheon speaker at the National Council for Families & Television's daylong, consciousness-raising leadership conference on violence in television programming…
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is acquiring a 22% stake in Hong Kong's Television Broadcast Ltd., a leading producer and broadcaster of Chinese programming in the world, with the deal valued at $ 240…
Comedian Alan King knows a successful venture when he sees one.
A powerful coalition of Hollywood players is urging Congress to reject part of the proposed Copyright Reform Act that they say could render independent productions D.O.A.
Public broadcasting's best and brightest will be feted by President and Mrs. Clinton at a White House reception Thursday honoring the 25th anniversary of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.